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John Pory's lost description of Plymouth colony in the earliest days of the Pilgrim fathers, together with contemporary accounts of English colonization elsewhere in New England and in the Bermudas

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John Pory's lost description of Plymouth colony in the earliest days of the Pilgrim fathers, together with contemporary accounts of English colonization elsewhere in New England and in the Bermudas


Published 1918
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"Three hundred and sixty-five copies of which three hundred and fifty are for sale ... Number 364."

From a hitherto unpublished manuscript quarts in the John Carter Brown library. The first section ("Insularum de la Bermuda detectio") is anonymous, but the editor has been able to identify its author as Richard Norwood. The other two sections, copied from letters written by John Pory, the first dated 1622, relate to Plymouth and the New England coast

Maps: Facsimile of Capt. John Smith's issue of Norwood's map of the Bermudas of 1622 as rearranged and published in the Generall historie, 1624. Facsimile of Norwood's map of the Bermudas as first published complete in 1626


Publisher Boston ; New York : Houghton Mifflin
Pages 120
Possible copyright status NOT_IN_COPYRIGHT
Language English
Call number 203732
Digitizing sponsor Claire T. Carney Library, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Book contributor Claire T. Carney Library, University of Massachusetts Dartmouth
Collection umassdartmouthclairetcarney; blc; americana

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